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Jewish Holidays

Jewish holidays give us a chance to remember the significant history that has contributed to the survival and shaping of our Jewish identities today, and allow us to tap into the spiritual potential these times hold. These videos take a deep dive into the Jewish holidays, allowing you to uncover how these age-old celebrations and festivals are still relevant to our lives today.

List of Holidays

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October 12, 2019 - October 20, 2019

Sukkot Holiday


January 7, 2020 - January 7, 2020

Fast Of 10 Tevet

Why Is The Tenth Of Tevet Important Today?

October 18, 2019

Shabbat

Judaism’s Holy Day of Rest: A Slice of Timelessness in a Hurried World

September 18, 2020 - September 20, 2020

Rosh Hashanah


October 7, 2019 - October 8, 2019

Yom Kippur


Jewish Prayer


July 8, 2020

Fast Of Shiva Asar B' Tammuz

Observing The Fast Of Tammuz

May 27, 2020 - May 29, 2020

Shavuot

The Festival Of Weeks: Celebrating The Jewish Pentecost

July 28, 2020 - July 29, 2020

Three Weeks Nine Days


February 8, 2020

Tu BiShvat

The New Year For Trees

March 10, 2020

Purim

A Peek Behind The Divine Masquerade Of Purim Holiday

April 7, 2020 - April 15, 2020

Passover

Redefining Redemption & the Meaning of Passover

April 8, 2020 - May 27, 2020

Counting The Omer


December 21, 2019 - December 29, 2019

Hanukkah

Celebrating The Festival Of Lights

September 21, 2020 - September 21, 2020

Fast Of Gedaliah


May 10, 2020 - May 11, 2020

Lag BaOmer

Celebrating the 33rd Day of the Omer: The Jewish Holiday of Bonfires

September 30, 2019 - October 10, 2019

The High Holidays


July 29, 2020 - July 30, 2020

Tisha B'Av

Deuteronomy 4:25 – 40

Jewish Holidays Resources

holiday guides

Holiday Guides

These full color printable PDFs offer you an exciting guided path through the Torah sources related to various Jewish holidays. If you get wrapped up in a stimulating discussion and never make it to page 2, that would be considered a great success
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Aleph Beta Newsletter

Enhance your experience of the Jewish holidays with amazing videos delivered straight to your inbox.
books

Books

Read Rabbi Fohrman’s best-selling books, and embark on a thrilling journey through the Jewish holidays as you’ve never seen them before.

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